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Unread 12-26-2012, 10:42 PM   #1
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Where and when were you in Iraq

I was at FOB Iskandaryia from Jan 2005-to Jan 2006
and at FOB Balad from June 2009- to March 2010.

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Unread 12-27-2012, 12:52 PM   #2
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I was at FOB Iskandaryia from Jan 2005-to Jan 2006
and at FOB Balad from June 2009- to March 2010.
I was a Iskan for a bit in 05 too. It was a dump when i was there. Moved to Fob Kalsu for the rest of the tour. Then 08-09 i was at FOB delta.
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Unread 12-27-2012, 07:55 PM   #3
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Man Iskan never changed, It was always a dump, We use to patrol over to Kalsu to be able to get a decent meal to eat..
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Unread 12-28-2012, 07:33 AM   #4
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Northern Iraq, 1991, Operation Provide Comfort
Northern Iraq, 2003
Balad, 2004-05
Baghdad, 2006
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Unread 12-28-2012, 09:28 AM   #5
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Northern Iraq, 1991, Operation Provide Comfort
Northern Iraq, 2003
Balad, 2004-05
Baghdad, 2006
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Unread 12-28-2012, 04:38 PM   #6
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Secured an oil platform in northern gulf in march of 2003.

Operated in diyalah province in Oct 05-June 06 staying at anaconda and a tiny fob in middle of no where, Grizzly.
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Unread 12-28-2012, 05:57 PM   #7
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Never remember the years but 1st tour was at Ali Al Salem Air Base in Talil and second was at Camp Cropper (inside Victory Base complex) in Baghdad.
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Unread 12-29-2012, 12:50 AM   #8
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My 2nd tour we were doing convoy security for KBR, That took us all over Iraq to just about every FOB in Iraq. Many Many miles on those freaking roads.
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Unread 12-29-2012, 03:47 AM   #9
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Currently in Iraq. Have been in and out for 2 years contracting. Two tours to Afghan while in the military. Currently working in Basrah, IQ.
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Unread 12-29-2012, 10:16 AM   #10
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Currently in Iraq. Have been in and out for 2 years contracting. Two tours to Afghan while in the military. Currently working in Basrah, IQ.
Stay safe man.
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Unread 12-29-2012, 10:19 AM   #11
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Stay safe man.
Thank ya, just over 3 weeks left on this rotation. Then I get to head home and begin the 318 swap I have been ordering all the parts for while over here, haha!!
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Unread 12-29-2012, 01:25 PM   #12
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Sounds sweet, I am gonna do the 350 swap with dana 60's one year..lol
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Unread 12-30-2012, 03:42 PM   #13
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diyalah province 06-07
baghdad & balad 07-08
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Unread 12-30-2012, 09:57 PM   #14
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diyalah province 06-07
baghdad & balad 07-08
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Unread 12-31-2012, 09:58 PM   #15
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Green Zone Aug-Feb 06. Camp Victory July-Dec 07. Headed back to Bagram for 3rd time this Spring.
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